Lorraine Gardner 1957 ~ 2010

Lorraine Della Lund Gardner, the youngest member of the original Lund Hiking Society, born September 29, 1957, to George and Alice Lund in Salt Lake City, Utah, passed away on Thursday, August 12, 2010 in Denver, Colorado.Lori had a deep sense of compassion especially with those who needed help the most. She was devoted to her work with the mentally handicapped at the Grand Junction Regional Center. She loved the outdoors and horseback riding. She was an excellent gardener, cook and preserver of foods. She leaves behind a legacy of caring for animals, for the earth, and for one another. Survivors include her loving husband Everett Gardner and her two beautiful daughters, Clara Fay Gardner (Seattle), and Alice Elizabeth Gardner (Denver); mother Alice L. Lund (Salt Lake City), brother Bill Lund, (Pima, AZ), sisters Katie and David MacDevitt (Pima, AZ), Claudia and Nick Norton (Salt Lake City), Chris and Bill Gardner (Grand Junction, CO), Maggie and John Schuberg (Missoula, MT), and numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her brother Tony Lund, her father Dr. George C. Lund, Jr, and her sister Patty Ann Lund. In lieu of flowers please send donations to your local animal shelter.